The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 70 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.46% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.48% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £288
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 - £32.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
801 622 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.90% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 335 387
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.10 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) RMADS
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) CESG
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) GIAC
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SSCP
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CCSP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) RMADS
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Security
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) GIAC
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SSCP
3 1 (16.67%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft